Hari-bhakti-vilasa [sanskrit text]

by Gaudiya Grantha Mandira | 2020 | 52,326 words

The Sanskrit text of the Sri Hari-bhakti-vilasa, which was composed by Srila Sanatana Gosvami (as instructed by Lord Gaurahari) in order to arrange for the observance of vows and rituals for those who desire to obtain the ultimate goal of life, krishna-prema. The Hari-bhakti-vilasa describes in twenty chapters the core aspects of the Vaishnava lifestyle and philosophy.

जीयासुर् आत्यन्तिकभक्तिनिष्ठाः श्रीवैष्णवा माथुरमण्डलेऽत्र ।
काशीश्वरः कृष्णवने चकास्तु श्रीकृष्णदासश् च सलोकनाथः ॥ ४ ॥

jīyāsur ātyantikabhaktiniṣṭhāḥ śrīvaiṣṇavā māthuramaṇḍale'tra |
kāśīśvaraḥ kṛṣṇavane cakāstu śrīkṛṣṇadāsaś ca salokanāthaḥ || 4 ||

The English translation of Hari-bhakti-vilasa Verse 1.4 is contained in the book Sri Hari-Bhakti-Vilasa by Srila Sanatana Gosvami. This book is not available online so in order to read the full text and translation you should buy the book:

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (1.4). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Asura, Yat, Nishtha, Shrivaishnava, Mathura, Anda, Atra, Kashishvara, Krishna, Vana, Vani, Shrikrishna, Dasa, Saloka, Natha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Hari-bhakti-vilasa Verse 1.4). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “jīyāsur ātyantikabhaktiniṣṭhāḥ śrīvaiṣṇavā māthuramaṇḍale'tra
  • jīyā -
  • jai -> jīya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √jai]
    jyā -> jīya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √jyā]
    jyā -> jīya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √jyā]
  • asurāt -
  • asura (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    asura (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • yanti -
  • yanti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √i class 2 verb], [vocative plural from √i class 2 verb], [accusative plural from √i class 2 verb]
    i (verb class 2)
    [present active third plural]
  • ka -
  • ka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhakti -
  • bhakti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • niṣṭhāḥ -
  • niṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    niṣṭhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    niṣṭhā (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [nominative plural], [vocative single], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • śrīvaiṣṇavā* -
  • śrīvaiṣṇava (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • māthuram -
  • māthura (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    māthura (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • aṇḍa -
  • aṇḍa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • le' -
  • la (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    li (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • atra -
  • atra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    atra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    atra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “kāśīśvaraḥ kṛṣṇavane cakāstu śrīkṛṣṇadāsaś ca salokanāthaḥ
  • kāśīśvaraḥ -
  • kāśīśvara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kṛṣṇa -
  • kṛṣṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kṛṣṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vane -
  • vana (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    vana (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    vanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vani (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    vani (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • cakāstu -
  • cakās (verb class 2)
    [imperative active third single]
  • śrīkṛṣṇa -
  • śrīkṛṣṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dāsaś -
  • dāsa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saloka -
  • saloka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saloka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nāthaḥ -
  • nātha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Hari-bhakti-vilasa Verse 1.4

Cover of Bengali edition

Sri Sri Hari Bhakti Vilasa (Bengali)
by Kaliprasanna Vidyaratna (2020)

Published by venimadhav Sheel Library, Kolkata.

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Preview of verse 1.4 in Bengali sript:
জীযাসুর্ আত্যন্তিকভক্তিনিষ্ঠাঃ শ্রীবৈষ্ণবা মাথুরমণ্ডলেঽত্র ।
কাশীশ্বরঃ কৃষ্ণবনে চকাস্তু শ্রীকৃষ্ণদাসশ্ চ সলোকনাথঃ ॥ ৪ ॥

Cover of edition (2008)

Shri Shri Hari Bhakti Vilasa (Hindi)
by Shri Shyamdas (श्री श्यामदास) (2008)

Sanskrit Text with Hindi Translation; Published by Shri Harinam Sankirtan Mandal, Vrindavan

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Cover of edition (2014)

Shri Hari Bhakti Vilas (Sanskrit Text With Hindi Translation)
by Shri Gopal Bhatt Goswami (श्री गोपालभट्टगोस्वामी) (2014)

श्रीहरिभक्तिविलास (संस्कृत एवम् हिन्दी अनुवाद); Set of 2 Volumes; Published by Shri Haridas Shastri Gosewa Sansthan

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